The $ 240 million stock award has been announced for Sundar Pichai, the new CEO of Google’s parent company Alphabet Inc. However, they will get this money in the next three years, when they will meet all their targets.
Not only this, they will also be given a salary of two million or $ 2 million annually from the beginning of the year 2020. Moreover, if Alphabet performs well in the S&P 100 Index, Pichai will get $ 90 million more.
47-year-old Pichai was selected for this job only last month when Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin left their posts. Pichai has received such heavy awards even before this.
In 2016, he was given a similar award of $ 200 million. Last year, he refused to accept one such award. He said that he is already getting very good salary.
Pichai received a salary of 1.9 million dollars in 2018. Pichai was associated with Google in 2004 and has worked on some of Google’s most popular products, Gmail, Chrome browser, and Android operating system.
Please tell that Google is included in the largest companies of the world today. It started its journey in 1998 from Silicon Valley (California).
Who is Sundar Pichai?
Sundar Pichai has been the leader of Google’s popular browser Chrome and Google Android team. In 2015, he was made CEO of Google. In 2016, under the leadership of Pichai, products like smartphones, virtual reality headsets, voice controlled smart speakers gave huge profits to Google.
Sunder Pichai’s full name is Sundararajan Pichai and he was born on 12 July 1972 in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. After doing his BTech from IIT Kharagpur in India and MS from Stanford University, he received his MBA degree from University of Pennsylvania, USA. Sundar Pichai worked as an employee of Google for a long time and in 2015 took the position of CEO of Google.